About

Who are we?

The Island is an independent, progressive & credible online news portal. 

What are  our values?

Our key value is Fairness; the quality of treating people equally or in a way that is right, reasonable and factual. Therefore, we are honest and fair, in our coverage and comment. We champion a socially just society. 

What makes us different

Our primary focus is always on those stories and issues which impact the opportunities for individuals, or groups of individuals, to develop their full potential. 

To understand what really matter to different sections of society, and deliver the content they need, we are also fully committed to maintaining a diverse team.

We will retain a clear line between news and opinion to ensure our audience is better able to take  properly informed decisions. 

Our business model is focused on building positive partnerships with organisations which share our values but respect our editorial independence.